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Princeton Economist: Obama
Campaign Is Misrepresenting My
Study on Romney's Tax Plan

Weekly Standard, by John McCormack

Original Article

Posted By:earlybird, 10/8/2012 10:01:49 AM

Last night, the Obama campaign blasted out another email claiming that Mitt Romney's tax plan would either require raising taxes on the middle class or blowing a hole in the deficit. "Even the studies that Romney has cited to claim his plan adds up still show he would need to raise middle-class taxes," said the Obama campaign press release. "In fact, Harvard economist Martin Feldstein and Princeton economist Harvey Rosen both concede that paying for Romney’s tax cuts would require large tax increases on families making between $100,000 and $200,000." But that's not true. Princeton professor Harvey Rosen tells

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Read on for Rosen's email to TWS about how the Obama campaign his misrepresenting his paper.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: dukester, 10/8/2012 10:07:56 AM     (No. 8917696)

I can explain with one word how the Rats reached their conclusion: liars.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: marthaville, 10/8/2012 10:30:24 AM     (No. 8917759)

As always, the Obama campaign is playing to the people that listen to the MSM for the campaign soundbites. The Obama campaign does not have to be truthful and and they know it. The media will never call them on it, so they continue to get free advertising along with the support of voters who choose to remain ignorant of the facts.

That is Obama's job, along with Axelrod, Plouffe, Andrea Mitchell, etc., etc., etc.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Attila DiMedici, 10/8/2012 10:31:21 AM     (No. 8917761)

They are not "misrepresenting", they are lying.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: red oak, 10/8/2012 10:45:23 AM     (No. 8917806)

Bring them both with you to the next debate Mitt. I'm sick of the unmitigated lying with impunity by these criminals.

This screams out for the Annie Hall Woody Allen in the movie line moment with Marshall McLuhan stepping out from behind the sign and saying to the Columbia U. (ironic) Professor blowhard, "You are totally misrepresenting my work and you know nothing of my theory. I don't know how you got to be a college professor teaching my work."

As Woody Allen said, "don't you wish life were like this."

Maybe it can be this time.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: happy conservative, 10/8/2012 10:50:01 AM     (No. 8917823)

But the MSM will never publish this.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: TheMotherCO, 10/8/2012 11:57:39 AM     (No. 8918024)

Bammykins is flooding CO with his ads and I cannot hit the mute button fast enough. He is such a liar and a bold faced one that doesn't realize that we see Mitt's speeches and the dumb dims keep on lying. Right now Mitt is talking about the Benghazi killings. Finally, this is being treated seriously. I would bomb libya into tiny pieces along with syria and all mooslim countries.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: jimmyfoxhound, 10/8/2012 12:14:26 PM     (No. 8918078)

you do not have to PAY for a tax cut, what a stupid phrase!!!!!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: curious1, 10/8/2012 2:41:49 PM     (No. 8918443)

#7, the libtards, who love to parrot that line, also believe that it is the government's money, not our money.

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